Primeros Pasos: Connecting to UCO
Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Primeros Pasos, First Steps, is a one-day program designed to provide Latinx high school students with an overview of the college experience, address challenges that traditionally impact Latinx students, and highlight the many opportunities offered at the University of Central Oklahoma.


Students will: 

  • Connect with UCO student, faculty, and staff to learn about the various opportunities offered by the University of Central Oklahoma 
  • Critically examine some of the major challenges that impact Latinx college students
  • Consider their post-secondary options and take their first steps toward achieving them at UCO.

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A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a high school attendee of Primeros Pasos: Connecting to UCO who plans to attend the University of Central Oklahoma as a full-time freshman student starting in the fall of 2020 and also qualifies for federal financial aid.

To apply for the scholarship, use the link below and answer the following scholarship prompt: Who is someone who has influenced you to pursue a college education? In addition, what is the legacy you want to leave behind for future generations? (500 word count) 

Click Here to Apply for the Scholarship 


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  • Edmond, OK 73034
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